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S1 Parents’ Information Evening – Wed 31st August

August 22nd, 2016 at 3:17 pm
All S1 Parents are invited to attend an information evening to be held in our assembly hall on Wednesday 31st August st 7pm. Following on from our series of transition evenings this is an opportunity to... read more »

Tempest Photographs – S1 and S4

August 22nd, 2016 at 2:23 pm
Tempest Photography will be in school on Monday 29th August 2016 to take individual photographs of pupils in S1 and S4. There is no obligation to purchase however if you wish to do so full details will... read more »

Start of new school term: Tuesday, 16th August 2016

August 14th, 2016 at 4:49 pm
School starts for all pupils on Tuesday, 16th August 2016.  For all S1 pupils they should make their way to the Main Hall where they will meet their tutors and make their way to the relevant classrooms. For... read more »

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School Hours

08.40 – 09.30Period 1
09.30 – 10.25Period 2
10.25 – 10.40Tutor Time
10.40 – 10.55Break
10.55 – 11.45Period 3
11.45 – 12.40Period 4
12.40 – 13.30Lunch
13.30 – 14.20Period 5
14.20 – 15.15Period 6

There are no bells in Mackie Academy.  There are digital clocks in all teaching and social areas.

Parent Evening Dates

Year Group Date
Senior Phase (S4-6) Evening One Tuesday, 1st November 2016
S3 Parents Evening Thursday, 17th November 2016
S2 Parents Evening Thursday, 19th January 2016
Senior Phase (S4-6) Evening Two Tuesday, 28th February 2017
S1 Parents Evening Monday, 6th March 2017

 Term Dates 2016-17

In-Service Day One Monday 15th August 2016
Term One Tuesday 16th August  – Friday 7th October 2016 inclusive
October Holidays Monday 10th – Friday 21st October 2016 inclusive
Term Two Monday 24th October – Wednesday 21st December 2016 inclusive
In-Service Days Two and Three Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th November 2016
Christmas Holidays Thursday 22nd December 2016 –Wednesday 4th January 2017 inclusive
Term Three Wednesday 5th January – Friday 31st March 2017
Occasional Days Thursday 9th & Friday 10th February 2017
Aberdeenshire School Holiday Monday 13th February 2017
In-service Days Four and Five Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th February 2016
Easter Holidays Monday 3rd April – Friday 14th April 2017 inclusive
School Holiday Monday 17th April 2017
Term Four Tuesday 18th April – Friday 30th June 2017
May Bank Holiday  Monday 1st May 2017